PrF:MP714Zk Human Rights and Judiciary - Course Information

MP714Zk Human Rights and Judiciary

Faculty of Law
Autumn 2012
Extent and Intensity
2/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Pavel Kandalec, Ph.D., LL.M. (lecturer)
JUDr. Marian Kokeš, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. JUDr. David Kosař, Ph.D., LL.M., J. S. D. (lecturer)
JUDr. Tomáš Langášek (lecturer)
doc. JUDr. Mgr. Pavel Molek, Ph.D., LL.M. (lecturer)
JUDr. Kateřina Šimáčková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. JUDr. Vojtěch Šimíček, Ph.D. (lecturer)
JUDr. Ladislav Vyhnánek, Ph.D., LL.M. (lecturer)
Mgr. Jana Zapletalová Koláčková (lecturer)
Ing. Mgr. Jaroslav Benák, Ph.D. (assistant)
JUDr. Michal Hájek (assistant)
Mgr. Dita Kučerová (assistant)
PhDr. JUDr. Štěpán Výborný, Ph.D. (assistant)
doc. JUDr. Vojtěch Šimíček, Ph.D.
Department of Constitutional Law and Political Science - Faculty of Law
Contact Person: Andrea Kalivodová, DiS.
Supplier department: Department of Constitutional Law and Political Science - Faculty of Law
Mon 24. 9. to Fri 21. 12. Mon 16:40–18:10 136
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
  • Law (programme PrF, M-PPV)
Course objectives
At the end of the course the student will be able to solve - at the basic level - actual human rights cases; the student will understand the procedural and material aspects of human rights protection at both international and domestic level; the student will be able to write reasoned analysis of a human rights issue as well as a petition to the court;
  • Introduction to Human Rights
  • Constitutional Court - Review of Legislation
  • Constitutional Court - Constitutional Complaint
  • Right to Life
  • Torture and Inhuman Treatment
  • Right to Liberty
  • Freedom of Expression
  • Right to Privacy and Personality
  • Peaceful Enjoyment of Possessions
  • Freedom of Assembly
  • Right to Association, Political Parties
  • Electoral Law
  • Rovnost a diskriminace. Edited by Michal Bobek - Pavla Boučková - Zdeněk Kühn. Vyd. 1. V Praze: C.H. Beck, 2007. xlviii, 47. ISBN 9788071795841. info
  • HUBÁLKOVÁ, Eva. Evropská úmluva o lidských právech a Česká republika : judikatura a řízení před Evropským soudem pro lidská práva. Praha: Linde, 2003. 743 s. ISBN 807201417X. info
  • BERGER, Vincent. Judikatura Evropského soudu pro lidská práva. Translated by Bruno Jungwiert. 7. franc. vyd. (2000), 1. č. Praha: IFEC, 2003. xx, 769 s. ISBN 80-86412-23-7. info
Teaching methods
Lectures (class discussion held separetely)
Assessment methods
The students write a constitutional complaint. The ability to identify problems, to find plausible arguments and to work with the sources is evaluated. Open book.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2013.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2012, recent)
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